Macroeconomic Considerations for Global Investing

Trade Balances, Capital Flows, and Exchange Rates: Worth Considering When Making Foreign Investments by Elliott R. Morss, Morss Global Finance Introduction If you are an American investor, you exchange US$ for EUR to buy EUR stocks – the opposite when you sell. That means a weaker dollar over your investment period would result in you …

India: Rupee Q and A

by Ajay Shah Original title was ‘The rupee: Frequently asked questions’ Ajay Shah’s blog, 01 December 2011 Q: How big is the market for the rupee? The rupee is now a big market. Summing across both spot and derivatives, perhaps $30 billion a day of onshore trading and $40 billion of offshore trading takes place. …